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Dragon tree

Cordyline terminalis

Also known as

Good luck plant

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

2m

2m

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Dragon tree
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Dragon tree Overview

This evergreen shrub has a bushy habit. The leaves are spear-shaped and deep green. The flowers are produced in panicles of white-purple blooms in the spring.

Common problems with Dragon tree

How to propagate Dragon tree

Seed

You can propagate by seeds, offsets or suckers in the spring.

Suckers

Cuttings

Stem cuttings in the summer.

Other uses of Dragon tree

Indoor plants